Have you ever wanted to breathe new life into boring, traditional assignments? Animoto and Wordle, both 2009 recipients of the BWTL, are favorite go-to ideas when I’m brainstorming with teachers for new projects. Often they are unaware of the programs, or worse, aware but don’t see the tie-in to their curriculum content. As teacher librarians […]
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Today my colibrarian and I lead a staff development each block for any interested teachers. We have been doing this since October, and we call the opportunities “One Tool at a Time.” Yes, I swiped borrowed the name from the ISTE SIGMS webinar series called “One Tool at a Time.” When I send out emails […]
Above is a wordle of the top 25 words used in Governor Nikki Haley’s Inaugural Speech. Glaringly missing is any reference to education….her own or our public schools. Sure it’s too soon to look for any mention of education. I did read in the paper that she did state recently as Governor no less that […]